Meharin tourism and travel guide

Photo of Meharin in Pyrenees-Atlantiques

Photo is of Saint-Palais at 9 km from Meharin

Visit Meharin: highlights and tourist information

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Meharin is situated in the Pyrenees-Atlantiques department and Nouvelle-Aquitaine region.

Below you can see some of the places that we have visited and reviewed and can recommend when you are sightseeing close to Meharin in Nouvelle-Aquitaine.

Popular places to visit nearby include Saint-Palais at 9 km and La Bastide-Clairence at 14 km.

Meharin, France: places to visit and attractions

Note that all distances below are 'direct' and real driving distances will be greater!



at 9 km (direction east)

Saint-Palais is a small town on the Bidouze river in the historic Navarre region...

See Saint-Palais guide
La Bastide-Clairence

La Bastide-Clairence

Most Beautiful Village at 14 km (direction north-west)

Labastide-Clairence is another of the most picturesque villages in the Basque region...

See La Bastide-Clairence guide
Sauveterre church of Saint-André

Sauveterre church of Saint-André

Church at 18 km (direction east-north-east)

The church of Saint-André in Sauveterre is an interesting and charming roman style church...

See Sauveterre church of Saint-André guide


at 19 km (direction east-north-east)

The view from the terrace in front of the church in Sauveterre-de-Béarn is one...

See Sauveterre-de-Bearn guide


at 20 km (direction south-south-west)

The small village of Saint-Jean-Pied-de-Port has a long established role on one of the...

See Saint-Jean-Pied-de-Port guide


at 21 km (direction west)

Less visited than some of the traditional Basque villages here, Itxassou is very pleasant...

See Itxassou guide


at 21 km (direction west)

Cambo-les-Bains is a small pleasant town, best known for its thermal waters and the...

See Cambo-les-Bains guide


at 23 km (direction east-north-east)

The small town of Salies-de-Bearn is a pleasure to explore, and a nice place...

See Salies-de-Bearn guide


at 24 km (direction east)

Laas is a pretty village with a castle and roman style church in the...

See Laas guide


at 24 km (direction west)

Home of red hot chillies, Espelette is a very traditional basque village in the...

See Espelette guide


Most Beautiful Village at 29 km (direction west)

Betwen sea and mountains, the basque village of Ainhoa is listed among the most...

See Ainhoa guide
Ainhoa church of Notre-Dame

Ainhoa church of Notre-Dame

Church at 29 km (direction west)

The church in Ainhoa is a traditional Basque church with rows of balconies around...

See Ainhoa church of Notre-Dame guide


at 31 km (direction east)

Navarrenx is a traditional fortified French bastide town in the western pyrenees...

See Navarrenx guide
Bayonne cathedral

Bayonne cathedral

Cathedral at 32 km (direction west-north-west)

Bayonne cathedral is an imposing gothic style cathedral with a beautifully restored apse and...

See Bayonne cathedral guide

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Map of places to visit near Meharin


Markets in and near Meharin

  • Saint-Palais: market Friday (9km)
  • Saint-Jean-Pied-de-Port: market Monday all day (20km)
  • Cambo-les-Bains: market Wednesday & Friday (21km)
  • Salies-de-Bearn: market Thursday (23km)
  • Peyrehorade: market Wednesday & Saturday (24km)
  • Ustaritz: market Saturday (26km)
  • Navarrenx: market Wednesday (31km)
  • Bayonne: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Thursday & Saturday & Friday (32km)
  • Tardets-Sorholus: market Monday (33km)
  • Orthez: market Tuesday (34km)

More information about Meharin, Aquitaine

Tourist attractions near Meharin, France

What to do at Meharin? Some places with official tourist classifications and other places of interest to visit nearby that should provide inspiration if you are visiting Meharin.

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardins de la villa Arnaga (21km)
  • Parc du Sarrat (42km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Vallée des Aldudes (34km)
  • Marais d'Orx (36km)
  • Forêt d'Iraty (37km)
  • Gorges d'Holzarté (41km)
  • Gorges de Kakouetta (45km)
  • Gorges de Kakoetta (45km)
  • Cirque de Sainte-Engrâce (46km)
  • Cirque de Saint-Engrace (46km)
  • Gorges d'Ehujarre (48km)
  • Vallée d'Aspe (61km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)


Geography and distances

Meharin is in the south-west of France at 63 kilometres from Pau, the department capital (general information: Meharin is 670 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Meharin

Canton: Hasparren

Arrondissement: Bayonne

Department: Pyrenees-Atlantiques

Region: Aquitaine

New region: Nouvelle-Aquitaine

Postcode: 64120

Distance to Meharin

from Pau (prefecture): 63 km

from Paris: 670 km

from Calais: 876 km

from Nice: 679 km

from Bordeaux: 173 km

from Strasbourg: 901 km

Getting here

Most visitors fly into Biarritz airport (Bordeaux is another option). Allow at least 8 hours for the drive from the cross-channel ferries. For driving distances to Meharin from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 9 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Amorots-Succos, Armendarits, Beguios, Beyrie-sur-Joyeuse, Iholdy, Isturits, Luxe-Sumberraute, Saint-Esteben and Saint-Martin-d'Arberoue.

This page in French: Visiter Meharin